The Case for Quality Data

Kentouris, Chris
March 2008
Securities Industry News;3/31/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p4
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the importance of quality data in the securities industry. He describes efforts by several firms involved in the industry in enhancing data management solutions as well as the challenges they encounter. He discusses the relationship between data quality and operational risk. The author also offers information on a data risk model offered by Wimborne, England-based software vendor Arc Best Practices.


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